The 60-year-old man is alleged to have participated in the robberies in Cologne and Frankfurt between 2018 and 2019.
The move comes despite signs that the decline in COVID-19 case numbers is flattening out again and even rising in some areas.
Friedrich Karl Berger, 95, who moved to Tennessee in 1959, admitted to being a former concentration camp guard. He denies being an alleged "accomplice" in the deaths of camp prisoners.
Not quite the normal atmosphere in Dusseldorf this year.
With some exceptions, Germany's border with the Czech Republic is closed along with the frontier with Austria's Tyrol province.
Authorities in Germany and Denmark initially announced eight arrests on Thursday and detained six others on Friday.
The Administrative Court in Baden-Wurttemberg ruled the curfew is no longer warranted because the country's epidemiological situation has improved since it was first imposed in mid-December.
A master confectioner in Passau, Germany, has decided to offer his customers a different kind of vaccine, in a bid to counter some negative news about the coronavirus one.
Moscow expelled three European diplomats last week for attending demonstrations in support in Alexei Navalny. The EU member states say their diplomats were observing the events.
Several households were evacuated after a landslide near Wangen, southern Germany, on Thursday.
Europe's tightening of coronavirus measures includes severe travel restrictions in attempts to keep out new variants